May 10, 2015

Post date: May 07, 2015 4:52:39 PM

Happy Mother’s Day!

Choir Potluck Thursday, May 14th 6p.m. at Warren & Libby Street’s house. Choir’s last day until Fall is Sunday, May 17th. Thank you, to the Street’s for hosting.

Last day of Sunday School for children and youth is next Sunday, May 17. Classes will resume in September!

F.I.S.H. Food Bank News: Our food donations are down considerably and we need your help! We are running low on some of our staples like canned fruit, cereal, mac & cheese, canned soups and chili, fresh produce like potatoes and oranges. Thank you!

FISH FOOD BANK is hiring a Kitchen Manager to plan and prepare MWF hot lunches and Saturday night meals. Job responsibilities also include supervising many food bank volunteers. The Kitchen Manager is a part-time position, starting at $ for 30 hours/wk, with the possibility of working up to 40 hours/wk. Applications are available at the FISH Food Bank, located behind Mercer Creek Church, 1407 North B St in Ellensburg. Phone: 925-5990. EOE.

3rd Annual Cameroon Dinner and Live Auction, Saturday, May 30th 6p.m. Aviator Ln. off Kittitas Highway (between #6 Rd and Ferguson Rd). $30 per adult and $5 per child (5 and up) by May 29th. The proceeds support the construction project of a primary health clinic in the village of Bawa, Cameroon, Africa. To purchase tickets call 962-8472 or 925-1788.

Host Families Needed: Again this summer youth from the Chernobyl area will be coming to Ellensburg from July 2- Aug 6th. Three host families are still needed (the youth are in host's homes for about 4 weeks). This is a very gratifying experience!! Mrs. Cece Calhoun, 925-3888, can talk to you if you are interested. If you cannot be a host the whole time, she is also interested in hearing from you. Think about this!! Pray about this!!

Youth Activities

Thank you to the creative, energetic, and out-going individuals who helped me with Parent’s Night Out. You are gems!!

Wednesday, May 13 – Last Family Fun Night until fall!

4:30-5:30 all kids up to 5th grade

5:30 Sing along fun with Pastor

5:45 Dinner for everyone!

6:30-7:30 Grades 5th and up

Knitters needed! It’s never too early to be thinking about our mitten/scarf/hat tree! The tree won’t be up until December, so there’s plenty of time to create décor for it. Remember, the gift of warmth is the gift that keeps on giving!

High School Seniors: Got pictures? I’d love a copy! Bring in your senior photo for the new senior tribute board I will be creating.